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The Ministry of Finance and Economics of Baden-Württemberg invites representatives from European small and mediums-sized companies to attend this year’s SME Forum on “Market Opportunities through Innovative Material Use” which takes place on Wednesday, 14th November 2012 in Stuttgart, Germany. The forum presents innovative approaches for more efficient use of resources and the prospective market opportunities in international business.

The SME Forum will be opened by keynote speakers from public policy, the European Commission and from applied research. The Ministry of Finance and Economics of Baden-Württemberg hosts the event in the context of the Enterprise Europe Network Baden-Württemberg, in cooperation with
Steinbeis-Europa-Zentrum and Handwerk International Baden-Württemberg.

The innovative use of materials, resource efficiency and the associated market opportunities are the key topics of five forums taking place in the afternoon of the conference on product design, production technology, sustainable management, sustainable construction and innovations in lightweight construction.

SME Forum participants are invited to attend an evening reception hosted by Deputy Minister-President and Minister of Finance and Economics of Baden-Württemberg Dr. Nils Schmid.

Make the most of the day by visiting the forums and the „marketplace for advice and financing“ to find out about available business and support services from experts; in addition, meet new contacts from other European countries by registering to participate in the matchmaking event which will take place alongside the SME Forum.

Register to participate at the SME Forum online. Registrations will be accepted in the order in which they are received. Participation in the SME Forum is free.

Conference languages are German and English.

Ministry of Finance and Economics of Baden-Württemberg
Contact Name:
Ms. Andrea Koch
Contact Email: Contact Phone:
+49 711 123 4016

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